River Bend 60 Below average
River Bend Livability #51 ranked neighborhood in Des Moines#51 ranked neighborhood in IowaRanks better than 23% of areas
A+ River Bend Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
A- River Bend Cost of Living Cost of living is 8% lower than Iowa
River Bend
8317% less expensive than the US average
Des Moines
8713% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
River Bend cost of living
F River Bend Crime Total crime is 355% higher than Iowa
Total crime
9,114288% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 11288% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-4%Year over year crime is down
River Bend crime
F River Bend Employment Household income is 46% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$29,32947% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$16,01846% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
8%63% higher than the US average
River Bend employment
B River Bend Housing Home value is 31% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$91,88050% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$72424% lower than the US average
Home ownership
31%52% lower than the US average
River Bend real estate or River Bend rentals
F River Bend Schools HS graduation rate is 27% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
64%23% lower than the US average
School test scores
35%28% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
River Bend K-12 schools
F River Bend User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in River Bend
Overall user rating
45% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
45% 2 total surveys
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      River Bend transportation information

      StatisticRiver BendDes MoinesIowa
      Average one way commuten/a19min19min
      Workers who drive to work65.1%80.3%80.7%
      Workers who carpool18.0%10.4%8.6%
      Workers who take public transit6.7%2.1%1.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.4%0.5%
      Workers who walk1.7%2.8%3.5%
      Working from home8.3%3.2%4.5%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The River Bend, Des Moines, IA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).